Meet a Missioner

Liz Mach / Sudan, Tanzania and US
Elizabeth “Liz” Mach joined Maryknoll Lay Missioners in 1976. In August of 2016 she celebrated 40 years of mission with MKLM. Her first assignment was in a very rural and poor area of Tanzania.

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Voices of Compassion

The April 2017 issue of Voices of Compassion features lay missioners Peg Vamosy and Juan Gómez in El Salvador and their work with food security and with children’s preparation, along with stories from other lay missioners around the world.

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Become a Missioner

Are you called to mission? New: 2 1/2 year placements are available!
Are student loans preventing you from saying “yes”?  We can help!

Applications are now open for our 2017 Orientation class! Contact Lindsay at (800) 818-5276 or

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Take a Mission Trip

Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, Cambodia Immersion Program
Soak soabp buy chee uh tay? – Are you well and happy? Maryknoll Lay Missioners (MKLM) with these words of greeting of the Cambodian people welcomes you to the ancient culture of Cambodia – its natural wonders, its people and history.

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Donate & Make a Difference

We rely on the prayers and financial support that make our ministry to the marginalized, destitute and forgotten possible. Your contributions allow us to train, send and sustain our overseas lay missioners. Please also consider our Companions in Mission program that provides MKLM with steady, ongoing support.

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